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Health and Care Bill 2021 - ICS governance - laying firm foundations

Health and Care Bill 2021 - ICS governance - laying firm foundations

In the first of our series of briefings on the Health and Care Bill 2021, we discussed some of the initial key questions for systems and what they can ...

Health and Care Bill 2021 - initial key questions for systems

Health and Care Bill 2021 - initial key questions for systems

It’s been a long time coming, and there have been some twists and turns along the way, but the Health and Care Bill 2021 has finally been introduced t ...

NHS England & Improvement release Integrated Care System Design Framework

NHS England & Improvement release Integrated Care System Design Framework

Yesterday saw the publication of NHS England and NHS Improvement’s ICS Design Framework. Subject to the passage of legislation, the framework describe ...

Response to the Provider Selection Regime Consultation

Response to the Provider Selection Regime Consultation

As a leading law firm advising clients in the health and social care sector we have engaged with our clients in relation to the Provider Selection Reg ...

Loosening the ties that bind: new NHS procurement regime proposed

Loosening the ties that bind: new NHS procurement regime proposed

On 12th February we summarised for you the top 10 takeaways from the Government’s proposals for the new Health and Social Care Bill, “Integration and ...

A short guide to the key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector

A short guide to the key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector

In light of the national COVID19 emergency, our health sector clients are under enormous pressure, facing a range of decisions that need to be made at ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: NHS Standard Contract developments

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: NHS Standard Contract developments

Following the letter from Sir Simon Stevens and Amanda Pritchard dated 17 March 2020 setting out details of the collaborative arrangements between the ...

NHS Standard Contract Update

NHS Standard Contract Update

NHS England has published the 2020/21 versions of the Full-Length and Shorter-Form NHS Standard Contract. The 2020/21 versions will replace the 2019/2 ...

What do the new Primary Care Network services for 2020/21 mean for CCGs?

What do the new Primary Care Network services for 2020/21 mean for CCGs?

Primary Care Networks are gathering pace. From April 2020, they enter a new phase with additional service requirements and a wider workforce. CCGs wil ...

Covid-19 Briefing Bulletin - Health

Covid-19 Briefing Bulletin - Health

DAC Beachcroft is receiving an increasing number of client requests on Covid-19 issues. With the NHS, a number of leading private healthcare providers ...